Friday Mar 7
Snow, ice leave brief mess in NC mountains
The snow caused a real mess on some of the secondary roads in the North Carolina mountains.
Friday Mar 7
Heavy snow forces closing in Watauga, power outages in surrounding counties
Linemen with Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation have been responding since 4:30 a.m. today to outages affecting 72 members in Caldwell and Alexander counties.
Potential for freezing rain Thursday, Friday
It's going to be a close call again for a really cold rain or some ice Thursday night into Friday morning.
Officials ID suspects in Sunday store robbery
The Alexander County Sheriff's Office says Michael Dwayne Stacy, II, of Taylorsville, and Jackie Carl Scarberry, Jr., of Burke County, along with an unidentified white female, are suspects in the robbery of the Kountry Kwick Stop in the 9700 block of North Carolina Highway 127.
The Charlotte Observer
Woman dies in Alexander County blaze
This mobile home on McClellan Lane is where 61-year-old Barbara Davis died in a fire Wednesday afternoon, authorities say.
Lenoir man charged with murder
A Lenoir man now sits in the Alexander County jail charged with murder after a woman he was accused of viciously beating earlier this month died Monday at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Man charged in Taylorsville woman's death
A woman who was assaulted with a deadly weapon succumbed to her injuries on Monday , according to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office.
Allran won't seek re-election
UPDATED The longest-serving Republican in the General Assembly announced Monday that he won't seek re-election representing Catawba and Alexander counties.